Archive for March 2012

David Wightman at Halcyon Gallery

David Wightman at Halcyon Gallery

John Jones are delighted to have worked with Halcyon Gallery to frame the first solo exhibition of work by contemporary artist David Wightman. The 15 new pieces on display in this show have all been produced between 2011 and 2012, bridging genres of landscape and abstraction. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Family Ties Annual Conference - Hosted by Family Business Place

Family Ties Annual Conference - Hosted by Family Business Place

The ‘Family Ties’ annual conference is a key event in the calendar of established family businesses across the UK. This year’s event will be held at the prestigious Shaw Theatre / Novotel Hotel, and brings together family-run companies from diverse industries and markets. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Murakami - Ego at Al Riwaq Exhibition Space, Doha

Murakami - Ego at Al Riwaq Exhibition Space, Doha

This collection presents the first exhibition in the Middle East by internationally acclaimed Japanese artist Takashi Murakami. The show includes work created over the past 15 years, and has been conceived by the artist to function as a giant self-portrait. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Charming Baker at Jealous Gallery - Into the studio with John Jones and Love Art London

Charming Baker at Jealous Gallery - Into the studio with John Jones and Love Art London

Popular contemporary artist and John Jones framing client Charming Baker is hosting a unique in conversation event at Jealous Gallery and Print Studio, allowing participants an exclusive peek into his creative world. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Sharon Leahy-Clark - The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters

Sharon Leahy-Clark - The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters

John Jones were pleased to work with contemporary artist Sharon Leahy-Clark to design a bespoke presentation solution for ‘The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters’. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

The Little Black Gallery opens new photography space

The Little Black Gallery opens new photography space

The Little Black Gallery @ The Imperial Arms will take up residence at a traditional Victorian pub, combining the best in contemporary photography alongside the best of London street food. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

John Jones Art on Paper Award featured in Canvas Daily

John Jones Art on Paper Award featured in Canvas Daily

John Jones are delighted that news of the dual award winners of our inaugural Art on Paper Award has been featured in the latest issue of Canvas Daily, published in both English and Arabic. The article covers the work of both artists and also interviews Alexander Gray, director of the gallery which represents the winning pair in New York. Please click on the image for more information Read more

The Art Collective - Gallery 40

The Art Collective - Gallery 40

The Art Collective began as a philanthropic venture supporting emerging artists, championing the benefits of art, and working to make art accessible to all. Their next exhibition is scheduled to take place at Gallery 40 in Brighton. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Pip Dickens - The Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery

Pip Dickens - The Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery

John Jones Artist Surfaces client Pip Dickens is currently exhibiting a collection of new works at the University of Leeds until 14th April 2012! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Room Artspace - Collaborators 3

Room Artspace - Collaborators 3

The upcoming bi-annual exhibition at Room Artspace is set to showcase the work of 34 artists, including previous exhibitor in the John Jones gallery, Juliette Losq. Read more

John Jones Art on Paper Award Winners 2012

John Jones Art on Paper Award Winners 2012

John Jones are delighted to announce Hassan Sharif and Luis Camnitzer as the joint winners of the inaugural John Jones Art on Paper Award! The dual recipients of the award are both represented by New York gallery Alexander Gray Associates. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Mad March Hares - Vegas Gallery

Mad March Hares - Vegas Gallery

The latest exhibition at Vegas gallery entitled ‘Mad March Hares’ pays homage to the spirit of springtime. The show displays a collection of work by bright young artists for whom playfulness is integral to their practice, and includes screen-printed wallpaper, reworked objects, plotted charts and paintings. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

George Young - Hilary Crisp Gallery

George Young - Hilary Crisp Gallery

The next exhibition at Hilary Crisp Gallery will showcase ‘Glade’, a collection of work by previous winner of the John Jones sponsored Zoo Art Award, George Young. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Paul Graham - 2012 Hasselblad Award Winner

Paul Graham - 2012 Hasselblad Award Winner

The Hasselblad Foundation has recently named British photographer and John Jones client Paul Graham as the winner of the 2012 Foundation International Award in Photography. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

John Jones Workshops at Art Dubai

John Jones Workshops at Art Dubai

John Jones are delighted to be sharing our knowledge and expertise on artwork presentation, conservation and collection management through a series of workshops at Art Dubai! Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Patrick Lichfield - The Little Black Gallery

Patrick Lichfield - The Little Black Gallery

Our valued client The Little Black Gallery is preparing to showcase the first ever exhibition of Lichfield’s nudes. This internationally renowned photographer has worked for global magazines, exhibited worldwide and published several books throughout his career. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Rise Art Collections - Springtime Colour by Natasha Woolsey

Rise Art Collections - Springtime Colour by Natasha Woolsey

John Jones Marketing Manager Natasha Woolsey has recently been asked to curate a beautiful art collection for Rise Art, an organisation that supports and showcases the original artwork of emerging creative talent whilst ensuring it remains accessible and affordable. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Laura Lancaster - The Armory Show 2012

Laura Lancaster - The Armory Show 2012

Contemporary artist Laura Lancaster will soon be presenting a solo exhibition of work with The Workspace Gallery at the upcoming Armory Show in New York. The artist uses found photographs of anonymous figures to create vivid and fluid paintings, transforming forgotten and discarded memories. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

KIDS - Annual Gala 2012

KIDS - Annual Gala 2012

The KIDS Annual Gala is a fantastic fundraising evening designed to generate revenue for the work of this children’s charity. John Jones were delighted to provide one of the prizes for donors at this glamorous event. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

March Angle 2012

March Angle 2012

Read all about it in the latest edition of the John Jones newsletter! Featuring the new Marilyn exhibition at Getty Images Gallery, the Whitechapel Art Plus Opera event, the painting style of artist and triathlete Vanessa Raw and much more! Please click on the image to view the newsletter. Read more

Whitechapel Art Plus Opera 2012

Whitechapel Art Plus Opera 2012

Art Plus is the Whitechapel Gallery’s annual fundraiser, a unique evening combining the visual arts with another creative discipline. This year’s theme is opera, inspired by the glamour era of the 1920’s. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Sebastiaan Bremer - Hales Gallery

Sebastiaan Bremer - Hales Gallery

Contemporary artist Sebastiaan Bremer begins his work from an exploration of his own personal relationship with his family. His latest exhibition at Hales Gallery is based around portraits taken of his father Theo, creating a haunting series that hints at an unconscious spiritual connection binding his family together. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

Green Cardamom - Ayaz Jokhio

Green Cardamom - Ayaz Jokhio

Contemporary artist Ayaz Jokhio selects imagery from print media, the internet and popular culture alongside impressions from his life and roots in Pakistan. The resulting artwork encourages the viewer to take responsibility for deciphering the meaning of the work as much as the artist himself. Please click on the image for more information. Read more

John Jones Artist Surfaces Online Store

John Jones Artist Surfaces Online Store

John Jones are delighted to announce the launch of our brand new online store, allowing you to purchase essential artwork surface materials at your convenience! www.johnjones.co.uk/store Please click on the image for more information. Read more